The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stirling region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 20 10 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 4.85% 2.78% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 2.78% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99 36 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 96.12% 100.00% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 49 15 104
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,000 £31,389
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
Scotland

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Consultant
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Stirling region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Stirling

Consultant
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Business Objects
2 5 (41.67%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (41.67%) Informatica
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) COBIT
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) MBA
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) BCP
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (8.33%) BCP
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) Business Objects
1 5 (41.67%) SAP
1 5 (41.67%) Informatica